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Koiwai Farm, Shizukuishi-cho

3.7
#1 of 14 in Outdoors in Tohoku
Farm Tourist Spot
Set in an idyllic green valley of 3,000 hectares (7,400 acres), Koiwai Farm rests at the base of Mt. Iwate. Get in touch with nature through a variety of activities: milk a cow, ride a horse, hike through the scenic valley, or visit the astronomical observatory. You can sample fresh milk and eggs--and don't miss the real delicacy here, a fluffy omelet with rice. Learn how to craft wool and produce homemade butter. Admire the solitary cherry tree, planted 100 years ago to provide shade for farmers and cows on the farm. Before you leave, pick up some of the farm's delicious dairy products, famous all over Japan for their full flavor. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Koiwai Farm by using our Shizukuishi-cho vacation builder.
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  • On the way to the Inn of shizukuishi, Koiwai Farm stop. Since its arrival in the 3:00 PM the sheep of Showtime, abandoned entrance. In the parking lot next to the Acorn Colo shop. And here enters the wood craft shop and restaurant aroma of Cypress and cedar, honouring the warmth of the craft. Cypress wood with bagging and purchased 500 yen, still put into the bath at home are able to feel radiant. It is recommended. Because it did not sell soft serve ice cream at the store, listening to the dealer location by car, shop Windows were closed upon arrival, 4:01. Unfortunately. Tomorrow please I told journey so impossible! A yogurt drink in the store next door, drinking, very delicious! Oh-ate Koiwai soft ice cream, it was. Koiwai Farm is large, but how much? The square area is 30 sq km, and 5 km x 6 km. Nerima-Ku, Suginami-Ku, 34 square kilometres 48 sq km, so it is well of considerable extent. Is time well in advance and enjoy with her grandson.
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  • We arrived on a very rainy day. It was so rainy there was hardly anyone else there despite it being the Sunday of a three day weekend. We paid to go in, paid for a tractor tour, paid to made wooden bi...  more »
  • This is the famous cheese and butter Koiwai Farm. I have important cultural assets in the country. Summer Green is easy on the eyes, but hot and not stay for a long time. Is cattle are gathered in the shade. Show sheep, but it too hot,... food does not.
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